Food Finders – 2020 Airport

2020 Airport Noise Ordinance Neighborhood Impact Fund

2020-09-16 12:59:03

Legal-name: Food Finders

Previous-name: CANstruction Long Beach benefiting Food Finders

Tax-id: 33-0412749

Address: 10539 Humbolt St.


City: Los Alamitos, CA

State: CA

Zip: 90720


Organizational-status: 501(c)3

Title: Executive Director

Salutation: Ms.

First-name: Diana

Last-name: Lara


Tel: 5622831400


Contact-title: Organizer

Contact-salutation: Ms.

Contact-first-name: Terri

Contact-last-name: Henry


Contact-tel: 5625724770


Grant-amount: 2000

Grant-title: CANstruction Long Beach

Grant-purpose: To offset expenses of the 7th annual CANstruction Long Beach.

How-many-individuals: 5000

Total-cost: 14,500

Total-budget: terri henry marketing LLC

New-existing: Existing

What-is-project: CANstruction Long Beach is a unique friendly competition between teams of engineers and architects that design and build a 10′ x 10′ x 10′ structures out of CANNED GOODS. The structures are then on display to the public for 10 days. At the end of the event, all food is donated to Food Finders.

How-will-you-succeed: We average a 20K+ pound donation to Food Finders following every year’s event, totaling over 100K since 2014. That goes to feed a lot of people and help to eliminate food insecurity in Long Beach, conisdering it is sky-rocketing right now due to the pandemic, this event is more important than ever.

Who-are-you: Food Finders celebrated their 30th anniversary in 2019, Their mission is to eliminate hunger and food waste, while improving nutrition in food-insecure communities. Food Finders staff and board of directors can be found here: